Almotamar.net - The Cement National Company of Hayel Saeed Anam Group on Sunday opens the cement factory it has built in Lahj governorate. Investment Director General in the governorate Nazieh al-Shaabi said the opening of the plant comes as part of the investment strategic projects that are expected to meet the shortage in need of cement in the market.
He pointed out that the plant is to produce 1.6 million tons annually with investment cost of $250 million and would provide 800 jobs. The plant would help fill part of the marketing gap in the local market estimated at 5 million tons a year.
The Constitution Drafting Committee held on Sunday its first meeting , elected its presidency and approved an initial program to start its work.
In the meeting held at the Republican Palace in Sana'a, Ismail Ahmed al-Wazeer was elected as Head of the Committee , Judge Dr. Najeeb Shameeri and Dr. Nihal al-Awlaqi as Deputies, Dr. Maeen Abdul Malik Ismail as Rapporteur of the Committee.
Yemen and Egypt discussed on Sunday in Cairo the bilateral cooperation between the two countries in the fields of telecommunications and technological industries.
This came in a meeting, which was held at the headquarters of the Smart Village in Cairo and gathered Minister of Telecommunications and Information Technology Dr. Ahmed bin Daghr with his Egyptian counterpart Atef Helmy.
The meeting dealt with the possibility of benefiting from the Egyptian developed expertise in the field of professional services of information and telecommunications technology
Secretary General of the Local Council in Amran province Saleh Almakhlus has reviewed with members of the presidential committee a vision to end the tension in the province and restore security and stability.
The meeting underlined the need to prevent any actions that may adversely affect the security situation in Amran ,the respect for the peaceful expression manifestations and the commitment of the conflict parties to any agreements had been signed.
Parliament on Tuesday ratified referring a bill of the human rights authority to a relevant committee to reconsider it in light of a memorandum presented by Human Rights Minister.
Parliament chaired by Speaker of Parliament Yahya al-Raei referred a bill regarding pesticides to a relevant committee, taking into consideration a memorandum presented by the Agriculture and Irrigation Minister.